Young Sheldon

Young Sheldon (2017)

16 mistakes

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Rockets, Communists, and the Dewey Decimal System - S1-E2

Other mistake: As Young Sheldon is a prequel series to Big Bang Theory, this episode is at odds with episode 2-13 of Big Bang Theory, "The Friendship Algorithm," in which Sheldon is unfamiliar with books like "How to Make Friends and Influence People," which he reads in this episode of Young Sheldon, produced nine years later but taking place twenty years earlier.

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A Solar Calculator, a Game Ball, and a Cheerleader's Bosom - S1-E5

Factual error: The commentary suggests that Sheldon had the correct solution to problem 1 and merely lost points on the quiz because he didn't show his work. In reality he did the first problem incorrectly. Taking the derivative of (x+2) ^2+ (y+1) ^2 = 13 with respect to x yields: 2* (x+2) +2* (y+1) * (dy/dx) = 0 which implies that: dy/dx = - (x+2) / (y+1) and at the point (0,2) this means that the slope dy/dx is actually equal to - (2/3), not 2/3. It is correct that when using the form y=mx+b at the point 0,2 reveals that 2=m*0+b, or that b=2. So the correct equation for the tangent line is y = - (2/3) x + 2, not y = (2/3) x + 2 as shown in the episode. (00:13:55)

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Pilot - S1-E1

Continuity mistake: When Sheldon is putting his mittens on at the table he his seen putting the first one on and the second one is on the table, the shot changes and the mitten is no longer on the table. He raises his hands and both hands have mittens on them.

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A Computer, a Plastic Pony, and a Case of Beer - S1-E12

Continuity mistake: When we see Sheldon in bed at the start he's either flat on his back or on his side depending on the shot.

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A Patch, a Modem, and a Zantac - S1-E6

Factual error: At the start of the episode when someone is talking at the podium, there's a a periodic table behind him on the wall. On the left of barium, 'Sc' for scandium is there instead of 'Cs' for cesium.

Jiu-Jitsu, Bubble Wrap, and Yoo-Hoo - S1-E17

Plot hole: Near the start we see Sheldon using physics to try and take down Tam. This completely goes against all of Sheldon's phobias about touching people, especially socks. Even before this episode he has shown his displeasure at the thought of touching people. (00:05:00)

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Show generally

Continuity mistake: Younger Mary's a blond with blue eyes whereas on The Big Bang Theory she has brown hair and brown eyes.

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A Baby Tooth and the Egyptian God of Knowledge - S3-E20

Factual error: Georgie removes his stash of cash from the air vent in his bedroom (envelope with a photo of a mustang taped to it) and the cash ($20 bills) have a serial # starting with the letter "C" which is a series of bills that were not printed until 2001. (00:15:14)

A Stunted Childhood and a Can of Fancy Mixed Nuts - S2-E10

Factual error: Sheldon sees a billboard on the joke rack, where it says "it's a bazinga." In the corner of the board, it says Toledo.com, wrong for 1990.

A Broom Closet and Satan's Monopoly Board - S3-E2

Continuity mistake: George invites Mary out to dinner on Friday. But while they are at dinner, Sheldon is attending his college class (with Dr. Linkletter) - which meets on Thursday.

Jiu-Jitsu, Bubble Wrap, and Yoo-Hoo - S1-E17

Continuity mistake: When Mary arrives at the bowling alley and is talking to Brenda, Brenda's hands are constantly changing between instant cuts. In some shots she's holding shoe freshener and in others it's shoes.

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A Sneeze, Detention, and Sissy Spacek - S1-E13

Visible crew/equipment: When Sheldon is running away from Mary in the garage, the set lights are reflected in his helmet. (00:18:00)

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Poker, Faith and Eggs - S1-E3

Revealing mistake: We see George hit some trash cans while driving, then a while later later he hits some different ones. However the clip we see the second time is the first clip, reused.

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Pilot - S1-E1

Continuity mistake: When Georgie is fighting on the football pitch he is pulled off the other kid and stumbles back. Camera changes and he is seen being pulled again and landing on the floor.

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Poker, Faith and Eggs - S1-E3

Continuity mistake: When Sheldon and Missy are sitting at the table, Missy puts a paper in the basket in front of her. A couple of shots later when she says "sounds right" the paper has disappeared. In the next shot it reappears, in a different position than it was before.

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Poker, Faith and Eggs - S1-E3

Visible crew/equipment: When Missy runs through the house at the start the stage lights are reflected in her sunglasses. (00:02:25)

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A Computer, a Plastic Pony, and a Case of Beer - S1-E12

George Jr.: Woah, someone woke up on the wrong side of the bed. And you had both sides to choose from.

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A Crisis of Faith and Octopus Aliens - S2-E3

Trivia: The exterior of the church in this episode is the same church used in the show "7th Heaven." It is located in Studio City, California.

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Jiu-Jitsu, Bubble Wrap, and Yoo-Hoo - S1-E17

Question: Why does the girl who keeps going after Sheldon go after him at all? She looks at him like she just hates his guts and would love to kill him, but why? I know that bullies go after the weaker people but she seems to act like Sheldon ruined her life or something.

THE GAMER NEXT DOOR

Answer: Some people just have a dislike for someone that can't be explained. Could be as simple as the way he's dressed.

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